What devices can I use to watch NOW?

You can stream NOW on a huge range of devices. So whichever NOW Membership you've got, there are loads of different ways to get stuck in.

Not a NOW Member yet?

Choose a membership to get started:

  • Cinema Membership - Stream award-winning movies and the latest blockbusters.
  • Entertainment Membership - Critically acclaimed shows and HBO box sets.
  • Sports Membership - Unmissable Premier League, F1, EFL, WSL and more across 11 Sky Sports channels.
  • Hayu Membership - Reality TV fresh from the US.
 

Check below to see if your device is supported:

Smart TVs
Select to see TVs that come with the NOW app already installed or available to download.

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Android TV

  • Sony - 2016 models and later
  • Sharp
  • Philips
  • Panasonic
  • Bush
  • Hitachi
  • Toshiba
  • JVC
  • TCL
  • Cello

Keep in mindOnly Sony Smart TVs running Android OS 8.0 or later are supported.

 

LG

  • Selected Smart TV models

Keep in mind Hayu Membership isn't available on some 2016 models. The NOW app is no longer supported on LG NetCast TVs.

 

Samsung

Keep in mindNOW isn't supported on the Samsung Serif range of TVs.

  

Hisense

  • All Roku TV models
 

Amazon Fire TV edition

  • JVC – 4K (2019), HD/FHD (2020), 2K (2021), UHD (2021)
  • Technika/Bush – 4K (2020)

Good to knowGot a supported smart TV that's compatible with AirPlay 2, and an iOS device running iOS 13 or later? You can use AirPlay to cast the NOW app from your iOS device to your TV. Find out more

Set-top boxes and streaming devices
Select to see clever boxes, sticks and other devices that plug straight into your TV.

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  • Amazon Fire TV: 2nd generation (2015), 3rd generation (2017)
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick: 2nd generation or later, Fire TV Stick 4K & 4K Max, Fire TV Stick Lite, Fire TV Stick Basic Edition
  • Amazon Fire TV Cube: 2nd generation (2019), 3rd generation (2022)
  • Amazon Fire TV Edition Soundbars: Nebula Soundbar (2019)
  • Apple TV: HD (4th gen) or 4K. Check here if you’re not sure which generation you have.
2nd or 3rd generation Apple TV devices are no longer supported. You won't be able to stream using the NOW app on these devices anymore. Got a 4th gen Apple TV? You'll need to make sure you're using the new version of the app. Find out more
  • Roku boxes and streaming players: All models
  • Chromecast: 2nd generation or later, Chromecast with Google TV (4K), Chromecast with Google TV (HD)
  • Nvidia: Shield Android TV, Shield TV, Shield TV Pro
  • BT TV Box
  • YouView box.

Good to know Older YouView boxes that look like those below (model numbers DTR-T1000, DTR-T1010 and Talk Talk's DN370T box) are no longer supported.

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NOW Devices

  • NOW Smart Stick 
  • NOW Smart Box with 4K and Voice Search
  • NOW Smart Box with Freeview
  • Black NOW Box

Got a white NOW Box?

White NOW Boxes are no longer supported, so you won't be able to stream NOW or use any of the other apps on your device.

Tablets and smartphones
Select to see which mobile devices you can download the NOW app on.

 

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Android

Find out if you can watch NOW on your Android device

Apple iOS

  • iPhone: 5S and later
  • iPad: 5th generation or later, plus iPad Air and iPad Mini 2 or later
  • iPod Touch: 6th generation or later.

All devices running iOS 13 or later are supported.

 

Good to knowGot a supported iOS device and Apple TV, or one of the supported smart TVs listed above that's also compatible with AirPlay 2? You can use AirPlay to cast NOW from your iOS device to your Apple TV or smart TV. Find out more

Amazon Fire

  • Fire 7 tablet: 9th gen (2019) or later
  • Fire HD 8 tablet: 8th gen (2018) or later
  • Fire HD 10 tablet: 9th gen (2019) or later
  • Fire HD 10 Plus tablet: 11th gen (2021) or later

Windows

Find out how to watch on a Windows tablet.

Not supported at the moment: Windows smartphones, Kindle Fire HD

Laptops and computers
Select to find out how to watch NOW on your PC or Mac.

 

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You can stream NOW on your Windows PC or a Mac by downloading the NOW Player.

Windows

Follow these steps to get the NOW Player on a Windows PC or laptop.

Keep in mindYou can no longer stream via the Windows 8/10 app – you'll need to download the Player to watch.

Mac

Follow these steps to get the NOW Player on a Mac.

Not supported at the moment: Chromebook

Games consoles
Select to see which games consoles the NOW app is available on.

 

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  • Xbox One

    Keep in mindThe NOW app might not work if you're taking part in the Xbox One Update Preview.

  • Xbox Series X/S
  • PlayStation 4
  • PlayStation 5.

Not supported at the moment: Nintendo Wii

 

Got a NOW Sports Mobile Membership?

You can only stream your mobile membership on supported iOS or Android smartphones.

 

Can I stream NOW on my Sky box?

You won’t be able to stream NOW on your Sky box. You'll need one of the devices listed above to watch.

 

Start watching

Got one of the devices above? Find out how to get started.

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